Nate Timm started running cross country and track during his time at Marion High School in Marion, Illinois. He went on to run cross country and track at Florida State University. Nate came to know Christ through the Fellowship of Christian Athletes(FCA) during his freshman year. After graduating from Florida State in 2004, Nate started teaching English and coaching in Montgomery County, Maryland that fall.
After eleven years of teaching and coaching in the spring of 2015, Nate felt a strong call to come on staff full-time with FCA. He and his family relocated to Virginia in October 2017 to lead the coast of VA for FCA. Nate and his wife, Lisa, have been married for 7 years. They have three sons: Brady, Josiah and Levi.